Periostat (doxycycline) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There are 2 alcohol/food/lifestyle interactions with Periostat (doxycycline) which include:
doxycycline ↔ Alcohol (Ethanol)
Minor Drug Interaction
Consumer information for this minor interaction is not currently available. Some minor drug interactions may not be clinically relevant in all patients. Minor drug interactions do not usually cause harm or require a change in therapy. However, your healthcare provider can determine if adjustments to your medications are needed.
For clinical details see professional interaction data.
doxycycline ↔ multivitamins with minerals
Moderate Drug Interaction
Iron can bind to doxycycline in the gastrointestinal tract, which may prevent their absorption into the bloodstream and possibly reduce their effectiveness. To avoid or minimize the interaction, iron-containing medications and doxycycline should preferably be taken at least three hours apart in most cases. Talk to your doctor if you have any questions or concerns, or if you have trouble separating the dosing times. Your doctor may be able to prescribe alternatives that do not interact. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.
Periostat (doxycycline) drug Interactions
There are 350 drug interactions with Periostat (doxycycline)
Periostat (doxycycline) disease Interactions
There are 3 disease interactions with Periostat (doxycycline) which include:
Drug Interaction Classification
The classifications below are a general guideline only. It is difficult to determine the relevance of a particular drug interaction to any individual given the large number of variables.
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.